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quay a pier, wharf, or other landing place for loading and unloading boats or ships.
queasy feeling sick to one's stomach. [2 definitions]
Quebec a province in eastern Canada on the U.S. border between New Brunswick and Ontario. Its capital is Quebec City.
queen a female ruler of a country who is not elected but whose mother, father, or relative was the ruler before her. [4 definitions]
queer strange, unusual, or not expected; odd; peculiar.
quench to satisfy. [2 definitions]
query a question. [3 definitions]
quest a search or pursuit. [2 definitions]
question a sentence that asks for a reply. [5 definitions]
question mark a punctuation mark (?). It is used at the end of a sentence that asks a question.
questionnaire a list of questions used for gathering useful information from people.
quetzal a large bird of Central and South America that has bright red and green feathers.
quick done very soon or without delay. [5 definitions]
quickly in a short time; rapidly.
quicksand a deep, wet, mixture of sand and water. Quicksand pulls down and swallows up a person or thing that stands on it.
quiet making no sound or noise. [8 definitions]
quietly with little or no sound.
quill a large, stiff feather. [3 definitions]
quilt a bed covering made of two layers of material that are filled with feathers, wool, cotton, or other soft materials. The layers are stitched together so that the stitches make patterns on the cloth. [3 definitions]
quintuplet one of five children or animals born to a mother at a single birth.
quit to stop; give up; refuse to take further part in. [3 definitions]